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Overall rating
86.38/100
votes
55
Whiskybase ID
WB144739
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
Unchillfiltered & Natural Colour
Vintage
26.06.2006
Bottled
25.10.2019
Stated Age
13 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Casknumber
2131
Number of bottles
731
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Kirsch Whisky
Market
de Germany
Added on
17 Dec 2019 6:53 pm by Malzbrenner
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 73.31

17 × in wishlist

55 × member ratings

106 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 2006 SV

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.38 points

  1. Malzbrenner scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    A 13 year old Bunnahabhain as a single cask bottling with 46% vol. At ~ € 73 in January 2020. It is polished / browned with medium viscosity in the glass.
    A dram that takes time and water is not that straightforward.
    • Nose
      86 86
      The first time I smell it, I notice a flint note, some alcohol and red fruits. Currants and rhubarb emerge, camphor and damp wood. Then a subtle note of licorice. With a few drops of water, it comes to the fore and pushes back the sour fruit. Leather and mahogany are now found when smelling.
    • Taste
      86 86
      A strong start despite water. Sherry notes with dark fruits, dark chocolate, milk coffee, pepper and spices. Oily, nutty and with a slight bitter almond on the palate.
    • Finish
      85 85
      With a medium-long finish, the dram with mint notes looks fresh on the palate, some sharpness remains and slight bitterness is shown on the back of the palate. Subtle sweetness at the tip of the tongue.

  2. WhiskyBjorn83 scored this whisky 73 points Expert Senior

    30-07-2021
    • Nose
      73 73
      vanilla
    • Taste
      74 74
      sherry, fruit
    • Finish
      73 73
      oak, sherry, vanilla

  3. JoshNRW scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Blind-Tasting
    • Nose
      86 86
      Good, lush, slightly alcoholic note, some fruit, dark yellow, I guess a ripening of bourbon, vanilla, malt, some muff. In the blender glass I can not classify the degree very well.
    • Taste
      84 84
      A bit thin, almost has to think of a bourbon, few percent in any case, slightly bitter, short, not a top malt. There's something more in the blender glass. At least tasty, but not more.
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. claymore84 scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Tasted on 03-23-2020.
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. EnjoyLife89 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      dark fruits, sweet and at the same time slightly acidic; Some citrus
    • Taste
      Berries, vanilla, citrus, dark chocolate and a distinct leathery note
    • Finish
      light, delicately bitter note remains and is accompanied by a delicate sharpness and a slight sweetness

  6. Issie did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Strawberries, blackberries, lemon, cereals, honey, melon, peach, orange, minimal earth

      Oh yeah. I can almost feel it on my tongue when I inhale. Feels really tight and full in the nose
    • Taste
      Honey, cereals, apple, strawberry, blackberry, blueberry, lime, grapefruit, dark chocolate, a little pepper

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